By Jon Peddie
More papers, patents and PhDs have been written and awarded on raytracing than any other computer graphic technique.
Raytracing is a subset of the rendering market. The rendering market is a subset of software for larger markets, including media and entertainment (M&E), architecture, engineering and construction (AEC), computer-aided design (CAD), scientific, entertainment content creation and simulation-visualization. Not all users who have rendering capabilities in their products use it. At the same time there are products that have been developed solely as rendering tools and there are products that include 3D modeling, animation and rendering capabilities, and they may be used primarily for rendering, primarily for modeling or primarily for animation.
Because raytracing is so important, Continue reading →February 12, 2016
Jed Fisher's insight:
In short, Raytracing is HOT again!
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